Atlanta’s Best Basement Bars

While other cities tout their impressive rooftop bars, Atlanta knows that, just like in high school, the real fun goes down in the basement. Mood lighting, comfy furniture, and great music make you feel like you’re at home… if you’re home had cooler décor & way more booze. The bars on this list range from…

The 5 Best Outdoorsy Places Near Atlanta

Visitors to Atlanta are inundated with restaurant options, plenty of live music and history on every corner, but many don’t realize that there are some amazing mountain tops, rivers & waterfalls a short drive away. For those who’d like to escape the urban sprawl, why not take a day (or half-day) and check out some…

Tips For Traveling With Your Bestie

Traveling with your best friend can be the most fun thing you’ll ever do, or it can be incredibly frustrating- usually it’s both. It’s kind of like what they say about living with a friend: it’ll make or break the relationship. I’ve been lucky enough to be blessed with a BFF who is also a…

Road Trip Playlist: The Essentials

There are plenty of reasons that I adore road trips- no set time tables, interesting scenery, gas station snacks (I’m looking at you, Combos), but without a doubt the best thing about hitting the road is rolling the windows down and blasting the perfect playlist. A ‘perfect’ playlist will vary from person to person and…

Isla Holbox

Never heard of Isla Holbox? That’s because it’s Mexico’s best kept secret. Or at least it was until publications like The Guardian and The Wall Street Journal started talking about it. But don’t worry, there’s still time to go before it becomes an overcrowded playground for lazy vacationers who want to feel like they’re traveling abroad…

Goodbye Asia, Hello Australia

I’m killing time at a guesthouse on Koh San Rd while I wait for my flight to Australia. While the cheap pad thai and abundance of 7-11s never gets old, this is my 5th time in Bangkok and the madness has become mundane. I should be excited- I’m finally heading down under, something I’ve been…

Vang Vieng

So, this blog has been a total joke. Blogging from an iPhone has just seemed like too much of a pain in the ass. I’m going to try to do better with short little posts though. Me and Hatty just spent 5 nights in Vang Vieng, Laos. It used to be a legendary backpacker party…

Words About Travel

I’m leaving for South East Asia on Monday. It sounds crazy, but I’m not 100% stoked about leaving right now. My head is filled with all of the things I’m leaving behind: a job I enjoy, my amazing family and friends, a cute boy, my favorite pair of heels. But I know as soon as…